The Theory of Functional Grammar: The structure of the clause

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Simon C. Dik, Kees Hengeveld
Walter de Gruyter, 1997 - English language - 509 pages
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Contents

Some basic concepts of linguistic theory
25
Preview of Functional Grammar
49
The nuclear predication
77
States of Affairs and semantic functions
105
On the function and structure of terms
127
Term operators
159
Nonverbal predicates
193
Nuclear core and extended predication
217
Predication proposition clause
291
Pragmatic functions
309
Expression rules
339
The operation of expression rules
365
Principles of constituent ordering
391
problems and complications
417
Prosodic features
443
References
467

Subject
247
Reconsidering the Semantic Function Hierarchy
271

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